Translation of interjection in Spanish:

interjection

interjección, n.

Pronunciation /ˌɪn(t)ərˈdʒɛkʃ(ə)n//ɪntəˈdʒɛkʃ(ə)n/

noun

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    Linguistics
    interjección feminine
    • In English, conjunctions, determiners, interjections, particles, and pronouns are grammatical words.
    • I could fall in love habitually with my own eclectic stream of verbs and interjections and clauses.
    • When it is on its own and used to express an emotion, I chose an equivalent interjection in French: for example, Ça alors!
    • Mark Liberman has an interesting post over at Language Log about the spelling of interjections and onomatopoetic words in comic strips.
    • I laughed at their jokes, acknowledging their comments with interjections of approval.
    • Two significant categories, of course - an article lacking interjections and pronouns, for example, would not pack the punch of one without any nouns or verbs.
    • These disconcerting interjections of human speech into an otherwise depopulated realm help illuminate an ambiguous statement about technology in Omit's work.
    • These dogs, when they spring into one's consciousness, are likely to bark out interjections such as, ‘What, ho!’
    • I am working on a book about the parts of speech - that's right, nouns, verbs, interjections and all the rest.
    • I'd provide interjections such as ‘uh huh’, ‘ahh okay’ and ‘rightey oh then’.
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    (exclamation)
    exclamación feminine